Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism: Attracting More International Visitors to the USA

The Commercial Service helps U.S. tourism companies including promotion bureaus, CVBs, hotels, tour operators, and more to capture international business. We support you through the activities of our Travel & Tourism (T&T) Team comprised of tourism specialists throughout the U.S.

Team members can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more.

Learn more about what we can do for you:

Highlights and Upcoming Events:

Travel & Tourism Show | Chile | August 10-11, 2015

Join the U.S. Commercial Service and BrandUSA to explore opportunities to promote U.S. tourism in Chile – the only Visa Waiver country in Latin America. Be a part of this Business Development Program. Each participating company will receive:

  • One-on-one meetings with tour operators
  • Round table presentations for travel agents
  • Participation in all related events
  • A conference call with trade experts stationed in Chile and, optionally, Argentina and Uruguay, to review your specific goals and objectives.
  • U.S. Embassy rates with local hotel (must book through U.S. Commercial Service, e-mail us for details)

Dates: August 10-11, 2015
Cost:
$1.000.00 per company
Learn more
about the event by clicking here.
Register for the event
: isabel.valenzuela@trade.gov


Detailed Event Information For IBP Select: Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail 2013 Detailed Event Information For IBP Select: Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail 2013
IBP Select: Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail 2013 -- Commercial Vessel/Eq. (Non-Fisheries), Electronic Components, Pleasure Boats/Accessories, Sporting Goods/Recreational Eq., Travel and Tourism Industries
Location/Date: Miami, FL, United States 02/14/2013 - 02/18/2013
Event Summary:
The Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail (MIBS) is one of the largest boat shows in the world. Entering into the 71st year in 2012, the show will occupy over 2 million square feet of exhibit area and host over 105,000 people. MIBS spans three locations—the Miami Beach Convention Center, Sea Isle Marina and Yachting Center, and Miami Marina at Bayside—and features more than 3,000 boats and 2,000 exhibitors from all over the globe. You name it you'll see it here—from the latest in powerboats, sailboats and engines to cutting-edge marine electronics and accessories to the best in nautical gifts, services and apparel.

Contacts:
Sandra Edwards, Seattle
Financial Analyst
Phone: 206-553-5615 x 228
Sandra.Edwards@trade.gov
Julia Rauner Guerrero, Luanda
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: +244-222-641-000 ext 1063
julia.rauner@trade.gov
Julie Balzano, National Marine Manufacturers Association

Phone: 954-441-3234
JBalzano@nmma.org
Gary Rand, Abu Dhabi
Director
Phone: 202-482-0691
Gary.Rand@trade.gov
James Yi, OIO-DAS
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 2024826482
James.Yi@trade.gov
Rebecca Torres, Mexico City
Commercial Officer
Phone: (52) 55-5080-2191
rebecca.torres@trade.gov